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Peppercorn Grille

553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
+1 909-866-5405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Reviewed yesterday

We, enjoythe time, all the food is good, the chef have the best hand to give the especial touch! we high recomended

Thank Jose B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went on a Monday afternoon in early June, so there was no problem getting in without a reservation. We had the Calamari as an appetizer that was a large portion of complete scrumptiousness. I had the Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna that was really good,...More

Thank J R
Reviewed 1 week ago

You MUST have a reservation.....that said this is without question the best resturant in the village.....go to the web site. Food quality, service, and staff do it right. They have a sister resturant Oakside that I'll review later, but as for this one, lunch or...More

Thank fdl1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made reservations from L.A.before heading up to Big Bear. Based on reviews by my fellow travelers I decided this was a good menu and thought based on the address that it once was (30 yrs. ago) Ronardos family style place. We were seated exactly at...More

Thank 385eileenz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here last week. What a gem of a restaurant in such a small village! I chose a beautiful warm spinach salad with seared ahi tuna and was not disappointed! Beautiful atmosphere and another plus...has its own parking. The owner (sorry forgot her name)...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here one day and it was so good that we had dinner there next evening. Ahi tuna sandwich was my favorite. Salads were good portions enough for a meal. Vegan dishes were also offered. Service was friendly and very good.

Thank Toni A
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

As you walk in from the adjacent parking area you immediately see the welcoming hostess who makes you feel right at home. Service is prompt and friendly. Garret was our server and he was spot on. Before I knew it I had a martini in...More

1  Thank manuelaY1814UG
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was a great find. We did not expect such excellent food in such a small town. We both had the filet. It could not have been better. Add in a very nice, courteous staff and great ambiance and you have the makings for...More

Thank terryloub
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Visited Peppercorn Grill on a Thursday night before the heading out to go Jeeping. Wine list was not real large but had a wide variety of wines with a wide range of prices. The Justin Cab was very good - paired well with NY steaks....More

1  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My husband and I got to the village a little early to beat the dinner crowed so we were able to find ample parking, no wait time and also gave us a chance to just walk around without too many other people around. The pork...More

Thank Akoldre
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James Y
4 October 2016|
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Response from Gogs42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a wine list and from memory it was very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 553 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (Stone Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Bear Region  >  Big Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 909-866-5405
  • E-mail
Come in and see why the Peppercorn Grille has become a local favorite. We offer the largest and most versatile menu in Big Bear. Choose from Certified Angus Beef, Seafood, Chicken, Pasta, Specialty Salads, Brick Oven Baked Pizza and more. All soups, bread and fabulous desserts are prepared fresh daily. Enjoy dining in our cozy intimate dining room or on our heated patio, street-side in 'The Village.' We offer an extensive wine list and cocktails. Come and experience the finest in dining Big Bear has to offer.
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